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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: North Carolina

Gambling-WHITES

Have there ever been periods for 2 weeks or more when you spent a lot of time thinking about
gambling or planning future gambling?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Yes No
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 3,223 105 4.4 3.3- 5.8 3,118 95.6 94.2-96.7
-WHITES 2,538 55 2.9 1.9- 4.3 2,483 97.1 95.7-98.1
GENDER
Male 1,197 35 3.7 2.2- 6.1 1,162 96.3 93.9-97.8
Female 1,341 20 1.9 1.0- 3.5 1,321 98.1 96.5-99.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 46 0 0.0 . - . 46 100 . - .
Non-Hispanic 2,492 55 3.0 2.0- 4.5 2,437 97.0 95.5-98.0
AGE
18-24 47 2 2.8 0.6-11.1 45 97.2 88.9-99.4
25-34 199 6 5.5 2.1-14.0 193 94.5 86.0-97.9
35-44 406 8 3.0 1.4- 6.6 398 97.0 93.4-98.6
45-54 583 12 2.1 1.0- 4.2 571 97.9 95.8-99.0
55-64 643 12 1.7 0.9- 3.3 631 98.3 96.7-99.1
65+ 644 14 2.2 1.2- 4.3 630 97.8 95.7-98.8
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 172 9 3.7 1.5- 8.9 163 96.3 91.1-98.5
H.S. or G.E.D. 699 12 1.9 0.9- 3.8 687 98.1 96.2-99.1
Some Post-H.S. 741 16 4.4 2.2- 8.6 725 95.6 91.4-97.8
College Graduate 925 18 2.2 1.0- 5.0 907 97.8 95.0-99.0
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 142 2 0.5 0.1- 2.2 140 99.5 97.8-99.9
$15,000- 24,999 332 9 3.4 1.5- 7.5 323 96.6 92.5-98.5
$25,000- 34,999 281 8 3.4 1.1- 9.8 273 96.6 90.2-98.9
$35,000-49,999 377 7 1.5 0.7- 3.4 370 98.5 96.6-99.3
$50,000- 74,999 418 6 2.9 0.8- 9.5 412 97.1 90.5-99.2
$75,000+ 735 13 2.1 1.0- 4.2 722 97.9 95.8-99.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 857 22 2.8 1.7- 4.7 835 97.2 95.3-98.3
No 1,672 33 2.9 1.7- 5.0 1,639 97.1 95.0-98.3
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 423 14 4.8 1.8-12.1 409 95.2 87.9-98.2
Non-Veteran 2,115 41 2.6 1.6- 4.0 2,074 97.4 96.0-98.4

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*Asked only of respondents who have gambled or played any games for money.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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